Course Cost: FREE
Scottish Rugby are working in partnership with World Rugby to provide a first aid in rugby qualification for club and school volunteers who may be asked to respond to an injured rugby player.
On successful completion of the course, a pitch side responder will be able to:
This course is delivered by World Rugby Medical Educators*, and will last approximately 8 hours.
*Healthcare professional or other persons on application with World Rugby Level 2 ICIR or equivalent training and the World Rugby Medical Educator accreditation.
Completion of online pre-requisites and full attendance required. This course is competence based and involves on-course appraisal. It involves both classroom and outdoor practical activities, where coaches will be expected to participate fully in all sessions.
Select the link on your chosen venue to register your details via our eventbrite online application form. Places are limited to 12 candidates for each course and places are allocated on a first come first served basis.
Candidates are required to be 16 years of age or over before they can be registered for qualification. They must also provide evidence of having completed the following:-
First Aid in Rugby: World Rugby Educational Resource - complete the module online at: playerwelfare.worldrugby.org/firstaidinrugby
Concussion Management - complete the module online at: playerwelfare.worldrugby.org/concussion
World Rugby RugbyReady self-check test – do the test online at rugbyready.worldrugby.org/
Further dates will be added in the coming weeks
Please contact Claire Scott, Coach Development Administrator (email@example.com 0131 346 5167; 07773 082924) should you have any questions.